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You can continue to use C APIs to customize your application, but C APIs are not enhanced to support new capabilities provided by Java APIs and REST APIs.


Confirms whether the current server holds a license of the specified type.


All users.


#include "ar.h"
#include "arerrno.h"
#include "arextern.h"
#include "arstruct.h"

int ARValidateLicense(
   ARControlStruct *control,
   ARLicenseNameType licenseType,
   ARLicenseValidStruct *licenseValid,
   ARStatusList *status)

Input arguments


The control record for the operation. It contains information about the user requesting the operation, where that operation is to be performed, and which session is used to perform it. The user and server fields are required.


A list of the licenses that the function validates, including information such as license key, license type, expiration date, number of licenses, and qualifier. The system does not support a NULL value in this option.

Return values


License information, such as license key, license type, number of licenses, expiration date, and qualification.


A list of zero or more notes, warnings, or errors generated from a call to this function. For a description of all possible values, see Error checking.

See also

ARCreateLicense, ARDeleteLicense, ARGetListLicense, ARValidateMultipleLicenses. See FreeAR for: FreeARLicenseValidStruct, FreeARStatusList.

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